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September 10, 2019
Australians can now send parcels 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year with 7-Eleven’s technology-led, parcel service. 7-Eleven ParcelMate has just launched a new service in partnership with Toll that allows...
September 6, 2019
Franchising USA Magazine has been selected for the 2019 Seattle Award in the Publisher category by the Seattle Award Program. Each year, the Seattle Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved...
September 5, 2019
Australia’s largest gym chain, Anytime Fitness, has announced a new partnership with the endurance event series, Tough Mudder.   With the 2019 series set to be the biggest Tough Mudder to date, Anytime Fitness has...
September 5, 2019
In a fast-evolving franchising landscape staying up-to-date and adapting to change is crucial. Once again in 2019, the National Franchise Convention (NFC19), to be held from 20-22 October on the Gold Coast, will be an...
September 5, 2019
In May this year, the World Health Organisation officially recognised burnout as a workplace phenomenon and a result of chronic workplace stress. Now, an industry association has released new data that has found that...
September 4, 2019
Digitalisation and new technologies are transforming the nature of work. More than ever, employees are demanding more flexibility, collaborative working environments and digital workspaces. Traditionally, flexible...
September 3, 2019
The FCA membership and events team have recently been putting a huge effort into shaping this year’s National Franchise Convention, which is taking place on the Gold Coast from 20-22 October. Evolving in a new landscape...
September 3, 2019
Subway, Australia’s largest quick-service restaurant brand, has launched a nationwide-first grab ‘n’ go menu at one of its busiest retail locations, at the University of Queensland.   The new offer, to be trialled for...
September 3, 2019
It’s that time of year when many franchisors are reviewing and updating their disclosure document as required by the Franchising Code. To assist franchisors with understanding the types of information that should be...
August 29, 2019
As our society continues to ask for a better work-life balance, professions with odd and long hours become increasingly harder to recruit. Across Australia, we’ve seen a decrease in the number of chefs in training, and...
August 29, 2019
The Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo over the weekend drew throngs of business-ready visitors to the Melbourne Exhibition & Convention Centre, with queues out the door on both Saturday and Sunday.   “We...
August 28, 2019
Are credit cards and online stores a bad financial pairing? New research seems to indicate just that, with a significant proportion of Aussie credit cardholders admitting they are accumulating more debt when shopping...

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